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Prolific River North art gallery to close at end of December

Prolific River North art gallery to close at end of December

Andrew Bae Gallery focused on showcasing artwork from emerging Asian artists, giving them exposure and allowing viewers to follow their development. Read full article: Prolific River North art gallery to clos...→

Prolific River North art gallery to close at end of December

Prolific River North art gallery to close at end of December

Andrew Bae Gallery focused on showcasing artwork from emerging Asian artists, giving them exposure and allowing viewers to follow their development. Read full article: Prolific River North art gallery to clos...→

Man arrested in River North after trafficking 64 pounds of marijuana with forklift: police

Man arrested in River North after trafficking 64 pounds of marijuana with forklift: police

Abdulaziz Abouelkheir allegedly delivered about 20 grams of weed to an undercover officer on Nov. 2, 2018, police said. Read full article: Man arrested in River North after traffi...→

Palatine again says yes, please widen Quentin Road on village's north end

Palatine again says yes, please widen Quentin Road on village's north end

Palatine is calling for a widening of a two-lane section of Quentin Road on the village's north end as part of a reconstruction plan. Read full article: Palatine again says yes, please widen Qu...→

Series of Gold Coast, River North Robberies Reported: Police

Series of Gold Coast, River North Robberies Reported: Police

Chicago police are warning Gold Coast and River North residents about a series of robberies that have happened over the past month in the Near North Side neighborhoods. Read full article: Series of Gold Coast, River North Robber...→

Art Pick: Gabba Gallery - LA Weekly

For Gabba Gallery’s first big night of 2020, Jason Ostro and Elena Jacobson curate four concurrent solo shows by Los Angeles painters Patrick Haemmerlein, Bobby Moore, Allison Bamcat and Isaac Pelayo. Read full article: Art Pick: Gabba Gallery - LA Weekly...→

'Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes' explores the Israeli occupation of Palestine via landscape art at Detroit's Holding House Gallery

'Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes' explores the Israeli occupation of Palestine via landscape art at Detroit's Holding House Gallery

For Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes, the word “preoccupations” is a double entendre — it can refer to both Palestinians’ longstanding preoccupation with landscape art, but also... Read full article: 'Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes'...→

At Henry Art Gallery, ‘In Plain Sight’ tells stories of immigration, power imbalances and more

At Henry Art Gallery, ‘In Plain Sight’ tells stories of immigration, power imbalances and more

“In Plain Sight,” a show at Henry Art Gallery of conceptually and visually rich work by 14 artists, offers insight into senior curator Shamim Momin's priorities. Read full article: At Henry Art Gallery, ‘In Plain Sight’ t...→

Art Basel gallery wall vandal appears in court

Art Basel gallery wall vandal appears in court

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - A man accused of vandalizing a gallery wall at Art Basel Miami Beach appeared in court. Roderick Webber, 46, allegedly... Read full article: Art Basel gallery wall vandal appears in...→

Artmakers North opens 'Beyond the Surface' exhibit at the Elmhurst Artists' Guild Gallery

Artmakers North opens 'Beyond the Surface' exhibit at the Elmhurst Artists' Guild Gallery

Artmakers North presents a selection of current art from their members in the "Beyond the Surface" exhibit, which opens Jan. 4. All are welcome to the free artist reception on Friday, Jan. 10. Read full article: Artmakers North opens 'Beyond the Surfac...→

North Korea begins key meeting before year-end deadline for US

North Korea begins key meeting before year-end deadline for US

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has opened a high-profile political conference to discuss how to overcome “harsh trials and difficulties,” state media reported... Read full article: North Korea begins key meeting before ye...→

Crashes Close Stretch of 5 Freeway in the North San Fernando Valley

Crashes Close Stretch of 5 Freeway in the North San Fernando Valley

Several cars were part of a crash that closed lanes Friday morning on the 5 Freeway in the northern San Fernando Valley. Read full article: Crashes Close Stretch of 5 Freeway in th...→

Another pot shop looks to open in River North

Another pot shop looks to open in River North

Logan Square-based MOCA Modern Cannabis is the third company to apply to sell weed just outside a downtown exclusion zone. Read full article: Another pot shop looks to open in River ...→

6 North Coffee Company-Central West End

6 North Coffee Company-Central West End

The original 6 North Coffee Company, located in the Central West End neighborhood, (the other is downtown) prides itself in being local and independent. The family-owned and -operated café, which is open Monday through Friday, serves Kaldi's Coffee, another locally owned company. The menu reflects typical coffee-shop fare, with lattes and mochas to drink and salads, soups and sandwiches to eat. 6 North also offers catering and box lunches. Read full article: 6 North Coffee Company-Central West End...→

The ‘art’ of stepping away from gun violence in the North Bay

The ‘art’ of stepping away from gun violence in the North Bay

For over two years Pati Navalta could not get herself to go to Vallejo. And who could really blame her? After all, it’s where her son, Robby Poblete, was killed by gun violence in broad dayli… Read full article: The ‘art’ of stepping away from gun viol...→

New North and Old South Courses at Torrey Pines Prove Close in Difficulty - Times of San Diego

To hear the golf professionals playing this week at the Farmers Insurance Open, the New North course at Torrey Pines is as tough as the famous south course. Read full article: New North and Old South Courses at Torre...→

Robberies reported in Gold Coast, River North: police

Robberies reported in Gold Coast, River North: police

In each incident, a group of two or three males attack and rob someone before fleeing in a white SUV, Chicago police said. Read full article: Robberies reported in Gold Coast, River ...→

Art Pick: Cynthia Minet at Matter Studio Gallery - LA Weekly

Cynthia Minet's beguiling animal sculptures are made by recycling the very petroleum-based consumer waste that threatens their environments. Read full article: Art Pick: Cynthia Minet at Matter Studio...→

Band on the Run River North

Band on the Run River North

Get over the hump with Run River North, Coco Montoya, Fistfights With Wolves and more Wednesday. Read full article: Band on the Run River North...→

Thieves Target Unlocked Cars in River North, Gold Coast Parking Garages

Police are warning the public about a string of vehicle thefts from parking garages last month in River North and the Gold Coast on the Near North Side. In each case, suspects entered a public or private parking garage and checked for unloc Read full article: Thieves Target Unlocked Cars in River No...→

North Korea signals end of nuclear-test suspension, promises 'new' weapon

North Korea signals end of nuclear-test suspension, promises 'new' weapon

Kim also appeared to leave the door open to diplomacy, suggesting that tests would only resume if Washington did not change its policies. Read full article: North Korea signals end of nuclear-test ...→

Man Critically Wounded In River North Shooting

Man Critically Wounded In River North Shooting

Police said a man in his 30s was sitting in a black Mercedes near Wells and Ohio streets around 4:40 a.m., when someone fired several shots into the sedan. Read full article: Man Critically Wounded In River North Sh...→

Police Warn Of River North Smash-And-Grab Burglars

Police Warn Of River North Smash-And-Grab Burglars

Police on Saturday were warning the public of a series of smash-and-grabs in stores along State and Rush streets in River North. Read full article: Police Warn Of River North Smash-And-Gra...→

The Ones For Justice Helps End Nearly Year-Long Fight By Grieving Son For Refund From North Texas Nursing Home

The Ones For Justice Helps End Nearly Year-Long Fight By Grieving Son For Refund From North Texas Nursing Home

Arland Bishop, Jr.'s father died four days before he was to get a private room at Heritage Oaks In Arlington. He was unable to get his $5,400 refund until The Ones For Justice got involved. Read full article: The Ones For Justice Helps End Nearly Ye...→

City Warns Of Possible Measles Exposures At O'Hare Airport, River North Starbucks, Greektown Restaurant

“Measles is highly contagious and any unvaccinated or non-immune person can become infected,” said Dr. Allison Arwady, Acting Public Health Commissioner. Read full article: City Warns Of Possible Measles Exposures...→

U.S. will ignore Kim Jong Un's end of year threats after North Korea conducts

U.S. will ignore Kim Jong Un's end of year threats after North Korea conducts "crucial" weapon test

Special envoy Stephen Biegun said that any new weapons tests or provocations by the North would be "most unhelpful" with negotiations stalled. Read full article: U.S. will ignore Kim Jong Un's end of ye...→

John Cale honors his late producer and mentor by helping close the Art Institute’s Warhol exhibit

John Cale honors his late producer and mentor by helping close the Art Institute’s Warhol exhibit

Avant-rock elder statesman John Cale hasn’t played in Chicago in years, so this show is a hell of an occasion. One of two surviving members... Read full article: John Cale honors his late producer and m...→

The Founders of Chinatown’s Public Swim Gallery Want to Make Art Accessible Again

The Founders of Chinatown’s Public Swim Gallery Want to Make Art Accessible Again

Madeleine Mermall and Catherine Fenton Bernath are aware that high prices can make buying art seem impossible. Their space will dissuade people of the notion they can’t be collectors. Read full article: The Founders of Chinatown’s Public Swim ...→

Chloë Sevigny Is Having a Baby With Art Gallery Director Boyfriend

Chloë Sevigny Is Having a Baby With Art Gallery Director Boyfriend

Sevigny confirmed this week that she and her boyfriend, Sinisa Mackovic of Karma gallery in the East Village, are expecting. Read full article: Chloë Sevigny Is Having a Baby With Art ...→

This $10 million River North condo has its own outdoor pool

"It’s like the amenity floor of a new condo building, but I live there,” said the owner of a unit at the 400 W. Huron tower, which occupies the entire fifth floor. Take a photo tour. Read full article: This $10 million River North condo has i...→

Thieves target unlocked cars in River North, Gold Coast parking garages

Thieves target unlocked cars in River North, Gold Coast parking garages

In each case, suspects entered a public or private parking garage, checked for unlocked vehicles and took vehicles that had keys left inside, Chicago police said. Read full article: Thieves target unlocked cars in River No...→

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

An attorney for El Hefe said that a woman "became overly intoxicated" and "failed to take adequate and proper steps necessary to protect her own safety." Read full article: River North bar says woman was mostly re...→

SUV hits man crossing street in River North

SUV hits man crossing street in River North

The 2017 Buick hit the 55-year-old man in the 400 block of North State Street, police said. The man was crossing State in the middle of the street when he was hit. Read full article: SUV hits man crossing street in River No...→

US stocks end nearly flat at early close for Christmas

US stocks end nearly flat at early close for Christmas

Major U.S. stock indexes ended nearly flat Tuesday after an abbreviated trading session ahead of Christmas Day. Read full article: US stocks end nearly flat at early close...→

Man arrested in River North after trafficking 64 pounds of marijuana with forklift: police

Man arrested in River North after trafficking 64 pounds of marijuana with forklift: police

Abdulaziz Abouelkheir allegedly delivered about 20 grams of weed to an undercover officer on Nov. 2, 2018, police said. Read full article: Man arrested in River North after traffi...→

Series of Gold Coast, River North Robberies Reported: Police

Series of Gold Coast, River North Robberies Reported: Police

Chicago police are warning Gold Coast and River North residents about a series of robberies that have happened over the past month in the Near North Side neighborhoods. Read full article: Series of Gold Coast, River North Robber...→

John Cale honors his late producer and mentor by helping close the Art Institute’s Warhol exhibit

John Cale honors his late producer and mentor by helping close the Art Institute’s Warhol exhibit

Avant-rock elder statesman John Cale hasn’t played in Chicago in years, so this show is a hell of an occasion. One of two surviving members... Read full article: John Cale honors his late producer and m...→

Art Pick: Cynthia Minet at Matter Studio Gallery - LA Weekly

Cynthia Minet's beguiling animal sculptures are made by recycling the very petroleum-based consumer waste that threatens their environments. Read full article: Art Pick: Cynthia Minet at Matter Studio...→

'Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes' explores the Israeli occupation of Palestine via landscape art at Detroit's Holding House Gallery

'Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes' explores the Israeli occupation of Palestine via landscape art at Detroit's Holding House Gallery

For Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes, the word “preoccupations” is a double entendre — it can refer to both Palestinians’ longstanding preoccupation with landscape art, but also... Read full article: 'Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes'...→

Chloë Sevigny Is Having a Baby With Art Gallery Director Boyfriend

Chloë Sevigny Is Having a Baby With Art Gallery Director Boyfriend

Sevigny confirmed this week that she and her boyfriend, Sinisa Mackovic of Karma gallery in the East Village, are expecting. Read full article: Chloë Sevigny Is Having a Baby With Art ...→

Thieves Target Unlocked Cars in River North, Gold Coast Parking Garages

Police are warning the public about a string of vehicle thefts from parking garages last month in River North and the Gold Coast on the Near North Side. In each case, suspects entered a public or private parking garage and checked for unloc Read full article: Thieves Target Unlocked Cars in River No...→

Art Basel gallery wall vandal appears in court

Art Basel gallery wall vandal appears in court

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - A man accused of vandalizing a gallery wall at Art Basel Miami Beach appeared in court. Roderick Webber, 46, allegedly... Read full article: Art Basel gallery wall vandal appears in...→

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

An attorney for El Hefe said that a woman "became overly intoxicated" and "failed to take adequate and proper steps necessary to protect her own safety." Read full article: River North bar says woman was mostly re...→

Man Critically Wounded In River North Shooting

Man Critically Wounded In River North Shooting

Police said a man in his 30s was sitting in a black Mercedes near Wells and Ohio streets around 4:40 a.m., when someone fired several shots into the sedan. Read full article: Man Critically Wounded In River North Sh...→

North Korea begins key meeting before year-end deadline for US

North Korea begins key meeting before year-end deadline for US

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has opened a high-profile political conference to discuss how to overcome “harsh trials and difficulties,” state media reported... Read full article: North Korea begins key meeting before ye...→

SUV hits man crossing street in River North

SUV hits man crossing street in River North

The 2017 Buick hit the 55-year-old man in the 400 block of North State Street, police said. The man was crossing State in the middle of the street when he was hit. Read full article: SUV hits man crossing street in River No...→

The Ones For Justice Helps End Nearly Year-Long Fight By Grieving Son For Refund From North Texas Nursing Home

The Ones For Justice Helps End Nearly Year-Long Fight By Grieving Son For Refund From North Texas Nursing Home

Arland Bishop, Jr.'s father died four days before he was to get a private room at Heritage Oaks In Arlington. He was unable to get his $5,400 refund until The Ones For Justice got involved. Read full article: The Ones For Justice Helps End Nearly Ye...→

Another pot shop looks to open in River North

Another pot shop looks to open in River North

Logan Square-based MOCA Modern Cannabis is the third company to apply to sell weed just outside a downtown exclusion zone. Read full article: Another pot shop looks to open in River ...→

The ‘art’ of stepping away from gun violence in the North Bay

The ‘art’ of stepping away from gun violence in the North Bay

For over two years Pati Navalta could not get herself to go to Vallejo. And who could really blame her? After all, it’s where her son, Robby Poblete, was killed by gun violence in broad dayli… Read full article: The ‘art’ of stepping away from gun viol...→

New North and Old South Courses at Torrey Pines Prove Close in Difficulty - Times of San Diego

To hear the golf professionals playing this week at the Farmers Insurance Open, the New North course at Torrey Pines is as tough as the famous south course. Read full article: New North and Old South Courses at Torre...→

Palatine again says yes, please widen Quentin Road on village's north end

Palatine again says yes, please widen Quentin Road on village's north end

Palatine is calling for a widening of a two-lane section of Quentin Road on the village's north end as part of a reconstruction plan. Read full article: Palatine again says yes, please widen Qu...→

Robberies reported in Gold Coast, River North: police

Robberies reported in Gold Coast, River North: police

In each incident, a group of two or three males attack and rob someone before fleeing in a white SUV, Chicago police said. Read full article: Robberies reported in Gold Coast, River ...→

Art Pick: Gabba Gallery - LA Weekly

For Gabba Gallery’s first big night of 2020, Jason Ostro and Elena Jacobson curate four concurrent solo shows by Los Angeles painters Patrick Haemmerlein, Bobby Moore, Allison Bamcat and Isaac Pelayo. Read full article: Art Pick: Gabba Gallery - LA Weekly...→

Band on the Run River North

Band on the Run River North

Get over the hump with Run River North, Coco Montoya, Fistfights With Wolves and more Wednesday. Read full article: Band on the Run River North...→

The Founders of Chinatown’s Public Swim Gallery Want to Make Art Accessible Again

The Founders of Chinatown’s Public Swim Gallery Want to Make Art Accessible Again

Madeleine Mermall and Catherine Fenton Bernath are aware that high prices can make buying art seem impossible. Their space will dissuade people of the notion they can’t be collectors. Read full article: The Founders of Chinatown’s Public Swim ...→

This $10 million River North condo has its own outdoor pool

"It’s like the amenity floor of a new condo building, but I live there,” said the owner of a unit at the 400 W. Huron tower, which occupies the entire fifth floor. Take a photo tour. Read full article: This $10 million River North condo has i...→

At Henry Art Gallery, ‘In Plain Sight’ tells stories of immigration, power imbalances and more

At Henry Art Gallery, ‘In Plain Sight’ tells stories of immigration, power imbalances and more

“In Plain Sight,” a show at Henry Art Gallery of conceptually and visually rich work by 14 artists, offers insight into senior curator Shamim Momin's priorities. Read full article: At Henry Art Gallery, ‘In Plain Sight’ t...→

Thieves target unlocked cars in River North, Gold Coast parking garages

Thieves target unlocked cars in River North, Gold Coast parking garages

In each case, suspects entered a public or private parking garage, checked for unlocked vehicles and took vehicles that had keys left inside, Chicago police said. Read full article: Thieves target unlocked cars in River No...→

North Korea signals end of nuclear-test suspension, promises 'new' weapon

North Korea signals end of nuclear-test suspension, promises 'new' weapon

Kim also appeared to leave the door open to diplomacy, suggesting that tests would only resume if Washington did not change its policies. Read full article: North Korea signals end of nuclear-test ...→

Artmakers North opens 'Beyond the Surface' exhibit at the Elmhurst Artists' Guild Gallery

Artmakers North opens 'Beyond the Surface' exhibit at the Elmhurst Artists' Guild Gallery

Artmakers North presents a selection of current art from their members in the "Beyond the Surface" exhibit, which opens Jan. 4. All are welcome to the free artist reception on Friday, Jan. 10. Read full article: Artmakers North opens 'Beyond the Surfac...→

Police Warn Of River North Smash-And-Grab Burglars

Police Warn Of River North Smash-And-Grab Burglars

Police on Saturday were warning the public of a series of smash-and-grabs in stores along State and Rush streets in River North. Read full article: Police Warn Of River North Smash-And-Gra...→

Crashes Close Stretch of 5 Freeway in the North San Fernando Valley

Crashes Close Stretch of 5 Freeway in the North San Fernando Valley

Several cars were part of a crash that closed lanes Friday morning on the 5 Freeway in the northern San Fernando Valley. Read full article: Crashes Close Stretch of 5 Freeway in th...→

US stocks end nearly flat at early close for Christmas

US stocks end nearly flat at early close for Christmas

Major U.S. stock indexes ended nearly flat Tuesday after an abbreviated trading session ahead of Christmas Day. Read full article: US stocks end nearly flat at early close...→

City Warns Of Possible Measles Exposures At O'Hare Airport, River North Starbucks, Greektown Restaurant

“Measles is highly contagious and any unvaccinated or non-immune person can become infected,” said Dr. Allison Arwady, Acting Public Health Commissioner. Read full article: City Warns Of Possible Measles Exposures...→

6 North Coffee Company-Central West End

6 North Coffee Company-Central West End

The original 6 North Coffee Company, located in the Central West End neighborhood, (the other is downtown) prides itself in being local and independent. The family-owned and -operated café, which is open Monday through Friday, serves Kaldi's Coffee, another locally owned company. The menu reflects typical coffee-shop fare, with lattes and mochas to drink and salads, soups and sandwiches to eat. 6 North also offers catering and box lunches. Read full article: 6 North Coffee Company-Central West End...→

U.S. will ignore Kim Jong Un's end of year threats after North Korea conducts

U.S. will ignore Kim Jong Un's end of year threats after North Korea conducts "crucial" weapon test

Special envoy Stephen Biegun said that any new weapons tests or provocations by the North would be "most unhelpful" with negotiations stalled. Read full article: U.S. will ignore Kim Jong Un's end of ye...→

Man arrested in River North after trafficking 64 pounds of marijuana with forklift: police

Man arrested in River North after trafficking 64 pounds of marijuana with forklift: police

Abdulaziz Abouelkheir allegedly delivered about 20 grams of weed to an undercover officer on Nov. 2, 2018, police said. Read full article: Man arrested in River North after traffi...→

New North and Old South Courses at Torrey Pines Prove Close in Difficulty - Times of San Diego

To hear the golf professionals playing this week at the Farmers Insurance Open, the New North course at Torrey Pines is as tough as the famous south course. Read full article: New North and Old South Courses at Torre...→

Palatine again says yes, please widen Quentin Road on village's north end

Palatine again says yes, please widen Quentin Road on village's north end

Palatine is calling for a widening of a two-lane section of Quentin Road on the village's north end as part of a reconstruction plan. Read full article: Palatine again says yes, please widen Qu...→

Series of Gold Coast, River North Robberies Reported: Police

Series of Gold Coast, River North Robberies Reported: Police

Chicago police are warning Gold Coast and River North residents about a series of robberies that have happened over the past month in the Near North Side neighborhoods. Read full article: Series of Gold Coast, River North Robber...→

Robberies reported in Gold Coast, River North: police

Robberies reported in Gold Coast, River North: police

In each incident, a group of two or three males attack and rob someone before fleeing in a white SUV, Chicago police said. Read full article: Robberies reported in Gold Coast, River ...→

John Cale honors his late producer and mentor by helping close the Art Institute’s Warhol exhibit

John Cale honors his late producer and mentor by helping close the Art Institute’s Warhol exhibit

Avant-rock elder statesman John Cale hasn’t played in Chicago in years, so this show is a hell of an occasion. One of two surviving members... Read full article: John Cale honors his late producer and m...→

Art Pick: Gabba Gallery - LA Weekly

For Gabba Gallery’s first big night of 2020, Jason Ostro and Elena Jacobson curate four concurrent solo shows by Los Angeles painters Patrick Haemmerlein, Bobby Moore, Allison Bamcat and Isaac Pelayo. Read full article: Art Pick: Gabba Gallery - LA Weekly...→

Art Pick: Cynthia Minet at Matter Studio Gallery - LA Weekly

Cynthia Minet's beguiling animal sculptures are made by recycling the very petroleum-based consumer waste that threatens their environments. Read full article: Art Pick: Cynthia Minet at Matter Studio...→

Band on the Run River North

Band on the Run River North

Get over the hump with Run River North, Coco Montoya, Fistfights With Wolves and more Wednesday. Read full article: Band on the Run River North...→

The Founders of Chinatown’s Public Swim Gallery Want to Make Art Accessible Again

The Founders of Chinatown’s Public Swim Gallery Want to Make Art Accessible Again

Madeleine Mermall and Catherine Fenton Bernath are aware that high prices can make buying art seem impossible. Their space will dissuade people of the notion they can’t be collectors. Read full article: The Founders of Chinatown’s Public Swim ...→

'Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes' explores the Israeli occupation of Palestine via landscape art at Detroit's Holding House Gallery

'Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes' explores the Israeli occupation of Palestine via landscape art at Detroit's Holding House Gallery

For Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes, the word “preoccupations” is a double entendre — it can refer to both Palestinians’ longstanding preoccupation with landscape art, but also... Read full article: 'Preoccupations: Palestinian Landscapes'...→

Chloë Sevigny Is Having a Baby With Art Gallery Director Boyfriend

Chloë Sevigny Is Having a Baby With Art Gallery Director Boyfriend

Sevigny confirmed this week that she and her boyfriend, Sinisa Mackovic of Karma gallery in the East Village, are expecting. Read full article: Chloë Sevigny Is Having a Baby With Art ...→

This $10 million River North condo has its own outdoor pool

"It’s like the amenity floor of a new condo building, but I live there,” said the owner of a unit at the 400 W. Huron tower, which occupies the entire fifth floor. Take a photo tour. Read full article: This $10 million River North condo has i...→

At Henry Art Gallery, ‘In Plain Sight’ tells stories of immigration, power imbalances and more

At Henry Art Gallery, ‘In Plain Sight’ tells stories of immigration, power imbalances and more

“In Plain Sight,” a show at Henry Art Gallery of conceptually and visually rich work by 14 artists, offers insight into senior curator Shamim Momin's priorities. Read full article: At Henry Art Gallery, ‘In Plain Sight’ t...→

Thieves Target Unlocked Cars in River North, Gold Coast Parking Garages

Police are warning the public about a string of vehicle thefts from parking garages last month in River North and the Gold Coast on the Near North Side. In each case, suspects entered a public or private parking garage and checked for unloc Read full article: Thieves Target Unlocked Cars in River No...→

Thieves target unlocked cars in River North, Gold Coast parking garages

Thieves target unlocked cars in River North, Gold Coast parking garages

In each case, suspects entered a public or private parking garage, checked for unlocked vehicles and took vehicles that had keys left inside, Chicago police said. Read full article: Thieves target unlocked cars in River No...→

Art Basel gallery wall vandal appears in court

Art Basel gallery wall vandal appears in court

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - A man accused of vandalizing a gallery wall at Art Basel Miami Beach appeared in court. Roderick Webber, 46, allegedly... Read full article: Art Basel gallery wall vandal appears in...→

North Korea signals end of nuclear-test suspension, promises 'new' weapon

North Korea signals end of nuclear-test suspension, promises 'new' weapon

Kim also appeared to leave the door open to diplomacy, suggesting that tests would only resume if Washington did not change its policies. Read full article: North Korea signals end of nuclear-test ...→

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

An attorney for El Hefe said that a woman "became overly intoxicated" and "failed to take adequate and proper steps necessary to protect her own safety." Read full article: River North bar says woman was mostly re...→

Artmakers North opens 'Beyond the Surface' exhibit at the Elmhurst Artists' Guild Gallery

Artmakers North opens 'Beyond the Surface' exhibit at the Elmhurst Artists' Guild Gallery

Artmakers North presents a selection of current art from their members in the "Beyond the Surface" exhibit, which opens Jan. 4. All are welcome to the free artist reception on Friday, Jan. 10. Read full article: Artmakers North opens 'Beyond the Surfac...→

Man Critically Wounded In River North Shooting

Man Critically Wounded In River North Shooting

Police said a man in his 30s was sitting in a black Mercedes near Wells and Ohio streets around 4:40 a.m., when someone fired several shots into the sedan. Read full article: Man Critically Wounded In River North Sh...→

North Korea begins key meeting before year-end deadline for US

North Korea begins key meeting before year-end deadline for US

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has opened a high-profile political conference to discuss how to overcome “harsh trials and difficulties,” state media reported... Read full article: North Korea begins key meeting before ye...→

Police Warn Of River North Smash-And-Grab Burglars

Police Warn Of River North Smash-And-Grab Burglars

Police on Saturday were warning the public of a series of smash-and-grabs in stores along State and Rush streets in River North. Read full article: Police Warn Of River North Smash-And-Gra...→

SUV hits man crossing street in River North

SUV hits man crossing street in River North

The 2017 Buick hit the 55-year-old man in the 400 block of North State Street, police said. The man was crossing State in the middle of the street when he was hit. Read full article: SUV hits man crossing street in River No...→

Crashes Close Stretch of 5 Freeway in the North San Fernando Valley

Crashes Close Stretch of 5 Freeway in the North San Fernando Valley

Several cars were part of a crash that closed lanes Friday morning on the 5 Freeway in the northern San Fernando Valley. Read full article: Crashes Close Stretch of 5 Freeway in th...→

The Ones For Justice Helps End Nearly Year-Long Fight By Grieving Son For Refund From North Texas Nursing Home

The Ones For Justice Helps End Nearly Year-Long Fight By Grieving Son For Refund From North Texas Nursing Home

Arland Bishop, Jr.'s father died four days before he was to get a private room at Heritage Oaks In Arlington. He was unable to get his $5,400 refund until The Ones For Justice got involved. Read full article: The Ones For Justice Helps End Nearly Ye...→

US stocks end nearly flat at early close for Christmas

US stocks end nearly flat at early close for Christmas

Major U.S. stock indexes ended nearly flat Tuesday after an abbreviated trading session ahead of Christmas Day. Read full article: US stocks end nearly flat at early close...→

Another pot shop looks to open in River North

Another pot shop looks to open in River North

Logan Square-based MOCA Modern Cannabis is the third company to apply to sell weed just outside a downtown exclusion zone. Read full article: Another pot shop looks to open in River ...→

City Warns Of Possible Measles Exposures At O'Hare Airport, River North Starbucks, Greektown Restaurant

“Measles is highly contagious and any unvaccinated or non-immune person can become infected,” said Dr. Allison Arwady, Acting Public Health Commissioner. Read full article: City Warns Of Possible Measles Exposures...→

6 North Coffee Company-Central West End

6 North Coffee Company-Central West End

The original 6 North Coffee Company, located in the Central West End neighborhood, (the other is downtown) prides itself in being local and independent. The family-owned and -operated café, which is open Monday through Friday, serves Kaldi's Coffee, another locally owned company. The menu reflects typical coffee-shop fare, with lattes and mochas to drink and salads, soups and sandwiches to eat. 6 North also offers catering and box lunches. Read full article: 6 North Coffee Company-Central West End...→

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